Welcome to Heritage BC

Heritage BC is a not for profit, charitable organization supporting heritage conservation across British Columbia through advocacy, training and skills development, capacity building in heritage planning and funding through the Heritage Legacy Endowment Fund. Learn more about us.

Register for Heritage BC Webinars

Registration is now available for three educational webinars: Writing Statements of Significance; Grant Writing; How to use the Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada. These one hour webinars, presented by Heritage BC staff Karen Dearlove and Kathryn Molloy, provide participants expert instruction and are especially useful for those working on Heritage Legacy Fund 2015 applications.Webinar registration...

"The Main Thing" - Heritage BC Conference 2015 Call For Papers/Student Papers

Call for Papers for "The Main Thing", Heritage BC Conference October 1-3, 2015 in Rossland B.C. Deadline for Submission: May 15, 2015Following on the Heritage Week theme of 'Main Street', at the Heritage BC Annual Conference we will be delving deeper by learning how to create dynamic downtowns by refreshing and renewing revitalization strategies. You will also find out how to leverage your heritage assets to discover tourism and sustainability...

Adaptive Reuse - Call for Articles

We are currently pulling together our Spring 2015 issue of the Heritage BC Quarterly. The theme is "Adaptive Reuse" and we are looking for outstanding and creative examples from communities in British Columbia. We are asking you to submit articles, suggest article ideas or give us an example of an adaptive reuse project we can feature.Send us your ideas, articles or a 300 word description of an adaptive reuse project with high resolution photographs...

2015 Heritage Legacy Fund Applications Now Open

Applications for the Heritage Conservation and Heritage Awareness Heritage Legacy Fund Grants are now available online on Heritage BC's website. Interested applicants must confirm the eligibility of their organization and project with the Program Manager before being able to start the application. For more information about the Heritage Legacy Fund Grant, including the 2015 Program Guidelines & Policies and application worksheets:»...

Heritage Week is Here

Heritage Week is Here! February 16-22, 2015 communities across British Columbia are celebrating Heritage Week. Tell us how you celebrating Main Street: At the Heart of the Community. Your event could be featured in the Heritage BC Quarterly and you could win two complimentary registrations to Heritage BC's 2015 Conference, October 2-3, 2015 in Rossland, BC.Complete the Heritage Week contest form describing your Heritage Week event and send...